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Gold Futures Settlements

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Month Open High Low Last Change Settle Estimated Volume Prior Day Open Interest
MAY 15 1211.6 1211.9 1205.7 - -.1 1204.3 8 82
JUN 15 1206.0 1214.6 1201.0 - -.1 1204.0 143,073 139,297
JLY 15 1206.6 1214.0 1202.0 - -.2 1204.4 713 242
AUG 15 1207.0 1215.3B 1201.9 - -.2 1204.9 39,321 152,156
OCT 15 1215.7 1215.7 1204.2 - -.2 1205.8 1,890 12,711
DEC 15 1208.5 1217.0 1204.6 - -.2 1206.8 5,569 63,921
FEB 16 1208.9 1217.2B 1206.1 - -.1 1207.8 1,661 10,140
APR 16 1208.9 1208.9 1208.9 - UNCH 1208.9 314 8,802
JUN 16 1211.8 1220.1 1209.1 - +.1 1209.9 304 8,573
AUG 16 - - - - +.2 1211.2 225 484
OCT 16 - - - - +.3 1212.6 0 1,361
DEC 16 1212.7 1215.9 1211.9 - +.5 1214.2 375 8,419
FEB 17 - - - - +.7 1216.2 0 151
JUN 17 - - - - +.9 1220.3 52 2,918
DEC 17 - - - - +1.2 1228.3 0 4,471
JUN 18 - - - - +1.6 1237.3 25 2,507
DEC 18 - - - - +1.6 1247.1 0 875
JUN 19 - - - - +1.6 1257.6 0 2
DEC 19 1283.0 1283.0 1267.2 - +1.6 1268.7 52 697
JUN 20 1278.0 1278.0 1278.0 - +1.6 1281.7 1 7
DEC 20 - - 1292.0A - +1.6 1299.7 0 5
Total 193,583 417,821

About Gold

Gold futures are hedging tools for commercial producers and users of gold. They also provide global gold price discovery and opportunities for portfolio diversification. In addition, they:

  • Offer ongoing trading opportunities, since gold prices respond quickly to political and economic events
  • Serve as an alternative to investing in gold bullion, coins, and mining stocks

Things to know about the contracts:

  • Physically delivered
  • Block-trade eligible
  • American-style options
  • Can be traded off-exchange for clearing only through CME ClearPort